Friday, August 23, 2019
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Nine semifinalists named for Kentucky Teacher of the Year

Nine outstanding educators from across the state – three elementary, three middle and three high school teachers – are semifinalists for the 2020 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Award, the Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline™ announced April 26.

24 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award winners named

The Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline Inc. have selected 24 outstanding Kentucky educators as recipients of the 2020 Valvoline™ Teacher Achievement Awards.

Home-grown help in social services staffing

A new apprenticeship program allows high schools students to work in local offices of the Kentucky Department for Community Based Services.

FFA members attacking hunger one community at a time

With 1 in 6 Kentuckians identified as food insecure, FFA members and chapters from across the Commonwealth are doing their part to eliminate hunger in a variety of ways.

Going beneath the surface for a better PD

Teachers mined a wealth of information and materials for their classrooms at a workshop held by the Kentucky Crushed Stone Association.

Gov. Bevin makes appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions

Gov. Matt Bevin made several appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions.

STLP state championship

Elementary, middle and high school students from all over the Commonwealth converged on the Lexington Convention Center April 12 with projects that dazzled the mind as part of the STLP State Championship.

‘Education is my life’s work and great passion’

New Kentucky Board of Education member Gary Houchens sees promise and challenges in Commonwealth’s system.

Three school hospitality programs honored by Sullivan

Three Kentucky secondary school hospitality programs have been named to the 2016 Elite 50, an annual selection of the top 50 secondary school hospitality...

At 93 years old, Bourbon County bus dispatcher still shares his...

Retired science teacher Doug Ahrens now dispatches buses for the district where he’s spent nearly six decades. And he has no plans to retire again.